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CAT 195

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1 Adams, Ramon F. MORE BURS UNDER THE SADDLE. Books & Histories of the West.
Norman U. Of Ok. 1979 1st. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 182 pp., index. In this work, Adams evaluates 233 additional works not in BURS UNDER THE SADDLE, pub. in 1964. Nothing equals these two works on books on the West. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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2 Alexander, Bob LYNCH ROPES & LONG SHOTS. The True Story of an Old West Train Robbery.
Silver City High Lonesome 2006 1st. Dec. Cloth As New 
186 pp., photos, index. Ltd. 500c. SIGNED. Introd. by John D. Tanner, Jr. The story of a train robbery in 1883 in southwest New Mexico and its aftermath---shoot-outs on the run, more killings, lynchings, a jail break, and the trial. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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3 Ames, Oakes. OAKES AMES. A Memoir with an Account of the Dedication of the Oakes Ames Memorial Hall...
Cambridge Riverside Press 1883 1st. Cloth Very Good No D.j. Issued 
Green cloth w/gilt lettering, 125 pp., 3 Albertype photos. Spine ends & corners worn, some spots mainly on edge of spine, otherwise a very nice tight copy. Defense of Ames in the Credit Mobilier scheme; Union Pacific Railroad. Interesting account in a nice copy.. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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4 Boykin, Richard Manning. CAPTAIN ALEXANDER HAMILTON BOYKIN. One of South Carolina's Distinguished Citizens.
N. Y. Privately Printed 1942 1st. Cloth Fine 
Blue cloth, 263 pp., endpaper map, double frontis & 11 illus. #205 of a limited ed. printed for family & friends. Memoirs of service with the2nd South Carolina Cavalry during the Civil War. Fine copy. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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5 Bratt, John. TRAILS OF YESTERDAY.
Lincoln The University Pub. Co. 1921 1st. Dec. Cloth Very Good No D.j. Issued 
Original blue cloth w/gilt stamping (spine repaired top & bottom 1/4"), 302 pp., teg, frontis., 26 illus. Reese Six-Score #13- The author was one of the first ranchers in Nebraska. He started his cattle business in 1870, and most of his narrative is devoted to the ranching industry on the central plains. Herd #310; Dobie p.97; Campbell 9; Howes B725. Very nice tight copy w/very bright illus. on cover. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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6 Buck, Maj.Gen. Beaumont B. MEMORIES OF PEACE AND WAR.
San Antonio Naylor 1935 1st. Near Fine Very Good 
D.j. (chipped, missing small pieces on back panel), 284 pp. (crease at top of first 10 pp.), illus., maps. Folding Soissons operations map in rear.The autobiography of a professional Army officer who served in the Spanish American War in the Phillipines & later in WW I where he commanded the 28th Infantry & later the 2nd Brigade, 1st Division which he led in the first American offensive at Cantigny in 1918. He earned the Distinguished Service Cross for heroism at the battle of Berzy-le-Sec. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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7 Camp, Charles L., ed. JAMES CLYMAN, FRONTIERSMAN 1792-1881. The Adventures of a Trapper and Covered Wagon Emigrant as Told in His Own Reminiscences and Diaries.
Portland Champoeg Press 1960 1st. Cloth Fine Mylar 
Original red cloth, 352 pp. (mostly uncut), illus., maps, index. Served in War of 1812 in Ohio; went to the Rockies with Ashley 1823-27; companion of Bridger, Jedediah Smith, & Tom Fitzpatrick; co-founder of the Oregon Trai. Howes C81aa-"One of the most trustworthy narratives of the far west, for the period 1842-6, the only Oregon overland journal of 1844." 
Price: 80.00 USD
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8 Carter, John. ABC FOR BOOK COLLECTORS.
N. Y. Alfred A. Knopf 1981 5th Ed., Revised Cloth Near Fine Near Fine 
D.j., 211 pp. Presents a wealth of information for the book collector 
Price: 25.00 USD
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9 Coffin, Morse H. Edited By Alan W. Farley. THE BATTLE OF SAND CREEK.
Waco W.M. Morrison 1965 1st. Cloth Fine No D.j. Issued 
Brown cloth, 40 numbered pages, 6 unnumered pages of photos. Ltd. 300c.The Battle of Sand Creek is generally referred to as the massacre led by Col. Chivington of the 3rd Colorado Volunteer Cavalry. This account is by a member of Co. D, 3rd Colorado & was published in the Colorado Sun in 1878-1879 and is more factual than earlier accounts. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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10 Davis, Jefferson ROBERT E. LEE.
Hillsboro HJC 1966 1st. Fine Very Good 
D.j. (edges chipped, spined browned), 81 pp., portfolio of photos of Lee, index. This biographical study of Lee by Davis first appeared in 1890 in the North American Review. Edited with Introduction & extensive notes & references & INSCRIBED by Col. Harold B. Simpson. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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11 Day, Jack Hays. THE SUTTON TAYLOR FEUD.
San Antonio Sid Murray & Son Printers 1937 1st. Stiff Paper Covers Very Good No D.j. Issued 
Stiff slick paper covers, 40 pp., photos. Small 1/4" tear on bottom edge of cover and first three pages. Six-Guns #573-"This scarce little book tells some of the inside facts of the feud from the Taylor side by one of the participants and a kinsman of the Taylors." Hays was the only living survivor of the feud and later was a trail driver. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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12 Dobie, J. Frank & Boatright, Mody C., Ed. By. STRAIGHT TEXAS. Publications Of The Texas Folk-Lore Society
Austin Texas Folklore Society 1984 Cloth Fine None 
Tan cloth, 348 pp., index. Collection of Stories about Texas by numerous well known Texas authors. Very nice. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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13 Dougan, Michael B. CONFEDERATE ARKANSAS: The People and Policies of a Frontier State in Wartime.
University U. Of Alabama Press 1976 1st. Cloth Fine Near Fine 
D.j., 165 pp., index. Chapters on Antebellum Arkansas, state politics, the election of 1860, Arkansas & the Union 1860-1861, Arkansas secedes, First Year of the War, Second Year of the War, Wartime conditions, and War's End. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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14 Dufour, Charles L. NINE MEN IN GRAY
Garden City Doubleday 1963 1st. Cloth Very Good Very Good 
D.j., 364 pp., photos, notes. Bookplate. Stories of nine Confederate participants in the Civil War including: Patrick Cleburne, Porter Alexander, William Pegram, Turner Ashby, Lucius Northrup, William Mahone, Charles Read, Dick Taylor, & Henry Hotze. INSCRIBED by author. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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15 Eby, Frederick. THE DEVELOPMENT OF EDUCATION IN TEXAS.
N.Y. Macmillan 1925 1st. Cloth Very Good None 
Original brown cloth, 354 pp. (underlining in ink on a few pages), index. Bookstore stamp & former owner name on endpapers. Introd. by Wm. Seneca Sutton. Basic Tx. Bks #52-"This is still the best history of education in Texas." Includes a chapter on the European roots of Texas education, & a chapter each on education during the Spanish, Mexican, Republic of Texas, ante-bellum, and Civil War periods. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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16 Edwards, John N. SHELBY'S EXPEDITION TO MEXICO.
Austin Steck Co. 1964 Cloth Fine Mylar 
139 pp., map, plates (some in color), photos. Gift inscription on endpaper. Facsimile reprint. Story of Shelby's Missourians & others who fled to Mexico rather than surrender. They marched from Marshall to Eagle Pass, buried their flag in the Rio Grande, & went to Mexico. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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17 Edwards, Walter F. THE STORY OF FREDERICKSBURG. Its Past, Present, Points of Interest & Annual Events.
Fredericksburg Fredericksburg Chamber of Commerce 1969 3rd Ed. Paper Fine No Jacket 
Stiff yellow paper covers, 64 pp., photos. Tells of the beginning, the peace treaty, Verein's Kirche, Cross Mountain, Easter Fires, Schuentzenfest, Enchanted Rock, Nimitz Hotel, Civil War, and more. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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18 Farquhar, Francis P. BOOKS OF THE COLORADO RIVER & THE GRAND CANYON. A Selective Bibliography.
Austin W.M. Morrison 1991 Paper Fine No D.j. Issued 
Tan paper w/red lettering, 41 pp. w/6 pp. index. Reprint of the 1953 edition with the addition of the titles to the index. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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19 Farquhar, Francis P. BOOKS OF THE COLORADO RIVER & THE GRAND CANYON. A Selective Bibliography.
Austin W.M. Morrison 1991 Paper Fine No D.j. Issued 
Tan paper w/red lettering, 41 pp. w/6 pp. index. Reprint of the 1953 edition with the addition of the titles to the index. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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20 Field, Thomas W. AN ESSAY TOWARDS AN INDIAN BIBLIOGRAPHY. Being a Catalogue of Books, Relating to the History, Antiquities, Languages, Customs, Religion, Wars, Literature and Origin of the American Indians in the Library of Thomas W. Field.
New Haven William Reese Co 1991 1st. Cloth Fine No D.j. Issued 
Reddish cloth, 480 pp. First issued in 1873, it is a work which has stood the test of time. Introduction by William Reese. INSCRIBED to Richard Morrison by Reese. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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